What? CamSur’s no.3 drug suspect is a Barangay kagawad
The no. 3 man in Camarines Sur’s drug watchlist has fallen in the hands of authorities–and he just happens to be a Barangay kagawad (village councilor).
Th suspect, identified in a Bicol Standard report Monday (May 1) as 37-year-old Ariel Mirabueno, yielded seven heat-sealed plastic sachets containing suspected “shabu,” an illegal drug.
Also found in the possession of the Barangay Cabuyao, Sipocot, Camarines Sur resident-slash-kagawad were drug paraphernalia like three improvised tooters two pieces of crumpled foil.
A .38 revolver with three live ammunition was also confiscated from the village politiko.
The illegal drugs and items were recovered from the suspect thanks to a search warrant issued by Manuel Salumbides, Presiding Judge of Regional Trial Court Branch 56, Libmanan, Camarines Sur.
Mirabueno is facing charges of violations of Republic Acts 9165 and 10591.